Category: netbeans

Eclipse Web Tools Platform (WTP) vs NetBeans – IDE for Java Web Development

When going to Java Web Development such as JSP, JSPX & others. What IDE do you consider Eclipse or NetBeans? What are its advantages and disadvantages? Which is better preferred in-terms of developing Web Applications such as Websites, Web Services and more. I am considering NetBeans because it has already bundled some features that will […]

Convert Java GUI Builder .form files to Source Code?

I have created a fairly substantial Java GUI application with many form windows where the settings are locked up in .form files. I am wondering is there any way to convert or refactor these .form files into real Java source code that I can modify? The GUI was created using Netbeans 6.5.